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Biomass Feedstock Management

Course Number: ALTE 111
Credits: 3
Hours per Quarter: 40

Lecture Hours:20    Lab Hours:20


Description
Learn about growing, harvesting, storage, processing and utilization of biomass such as: manure, forest slash, food waste, agriculture residues, wood processing residues, and dedicated energy crops (e.g. oilseeds, grasses, hybrid poplar, yellow pine, willow, algae) into electricity, heat, transportation fuels, recovered nutrients/soil amendments, reclaimed water, animal feed, bio-chemicals, and other byproducts. Review technologies available to convert biomass for fuels, electricity, heat, byproducts, reclaimed water, and carbon sequestration in PNW. Includes study of biomass focused economics, rural sociology, and the latest news/findings from research.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes


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Two Year Projected Schedule

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*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)